If you think you may be in an abusive relationship and need assistance, or if you are looking for help for a friend, please call the Philadelphia Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-866-723-3014. Expert counselors are waiting to speak with you, and all calls are confidential.
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Lucia* came to the WAA emergency shelter pregnant and with five children.
Up until three years ago, Kathleen's* life was defined by her husband's moods, needs and whims.
Alyssa* had been living with her parents and was restricted to a wheelchair due to under-developed limbs.
The life-saving work that Women Against Abuse achieves each day would not be possible without the support of advocates in the community.
Dick MacKay knows the real reason for the holiday season—to bring hope to families in need.
Doreen Davis is a longtime supporter of Women Against Abuse who has used her expertise in traditional labor law to assist WAA for over two decades.
Former emergency shelter resident Dana*, intelligent and bright-spirited, worked hard for her credentials.
The Women’s Dining Circle of Overbrook Presbyterian Church knows how to make fundraising down right fun. In January, the Dining Circle hosted a dinner that raised over $1,200 for Women Against Abuse.
Renee Norris Jones experienced 7 years of domestic violence at a time when few resources existed to help victims escape abuse.
Sheila arrived at the Women Against Abuse Emergency Shelter after waking up in a hospital emergency room.
If you or someone you know needs help, call our toll-free 24-hour Hotline: